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Windermere Recreation Center

The Windermere Recreation Center, also known as Butler Bay, is located at 11465 Park Avenue.


Amenities include:

  • Boardwalk onto Lake Crescent
  • Charcoal grill
  • Fenced playground with wheelchair access
  • Foot bridge
  • Kayak launch
  • Large grassy area
  • Open air, rentable** pavilions (x2)
  • Park Benches
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly (doggie waste station)
  • Picnic tables
  • Restrooms
  • Sand Volleyball court
  • Tennis courts (x3), secured, lighted, and resident-only*
  • Walking path


*Residents of the incorporated Town of Windermere, please contact Lilian Colli for information on purchasing a tennis pass.

**To rent any of the pavilions see information below!


In addition to being available, free of charge, on a first-come/first-served basis, both Pavilions at the Windermere Recreation Center (“Rollie Rae Allen” and “Island”) are also available for rent. Please note, we need a minimum of 14 days to process rental requests.

Pavilion Rental Agreement Here

Refundable* Deposit


Resident** – $100

Non-Resident*** – $100

Rental Rate (per 4-hour block)


Resident** – $100

Non-Resident*** – $300

Please fill out the rental inquiry form by clicking on this link


*Deposit is refundable assuming the renter adheres to the rental agreement.
**Resident is defined as living within the 2.2 square miles of incorporated Windermere.
***Non-Resident is defined as living outside of the 2.2 square miles of incorporated Windermere. Most of 34786 zip code/most “Windermere” addresses are actually non-residents. Town staff can confirm whether an address is incorporated or unincorporated if needed.

Rollie Rae Allen Pavilion

Island Pavilion

Tennis Courts


Kayak Launch, Volleyball, and Grassy Area

Boardwalk and Lake Crescent